1. Houston Astros — Carlos Rodon, LHP, North Carolina State
2. Miami Marlins — Trea Turner, SS, North Carolina State
3. Chicago White Sox — Jacob Gatewood, SS, Clovis HS (CA)
4. Chicago Cubs — Jeff Hoffman, RHP, East Carolina
5. Minnesota Twins — Tyler Kolek, RHP, Sheppard HS (TX)
After selecting flamethrower Kohl Stewart fourth-overall this year, the Twins can add another power arm in Kolek, a 6’-6”, 240 pound right-hander who can touch triple-digits with his fastball. I got to see him throw at Wrigley and he was hitting 99 mph with ease. He also shows a good feel for a slider that has plus potential. His size suggests even more velocity could be coming, and he has great body control considering his frame. He has been timed at 4.8 in the 40, showing great athleticism. He is another in a long line of country strong, hard throwers from the state of Texas.
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2014 MLB mock draft 2.0: Draft order set
Edited by John Bonnes, 06 October 2013 - 02:22 PM.
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